Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1982
1-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1955
Jul–Aug 1982
2-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2018
Jun–Aug 1982
3-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1980 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2018
Ties: 1934
May–Aug 1982
4-Month
16.10"
(408.94mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Apr–Aug 1982
5-Month
19.09"
(484.89mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1976 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2018
Ties: 2020
Mar–Aug 1982
6-Month
21.79"
(553.47mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Feb–Aug 1982
7-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1978 1995
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2018
Jan–Aug 1982
8-Month
27.94"
(709.68mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1981 1963
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Dec 1981–Aug 1982
9-Month
30.55"
(775.97mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Nov 1981–Aug 1982
10-Month
32.22"
(818.39mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Oct 1981–Aug 1982
11-Month
36.66"
(931.16mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1981–Aug 1982
12-Month
40.41"
(1,026.41mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Mar 1981–Aug 1982
18-Month
62.19"
(1,579.63mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
-3.02"
(-76.70mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Sep 1980–Aug 1982
24-Month
77.86"
(1,977.64mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
-6.03"
(-153.17mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Sep 1979–Aug 1982
36-Month
121.02"
(3,073.91mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Sep 1978–Aug 1982
48-Month
165.60"
(4,206.24mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2020
Sep 1977–Aug 1982
60-Month
214.87"
(5,457.70mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/